Icelantic Pioneer 96

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Icelantic's take on the one-ski-quiver is powerful, responsive, and obviously extremely versatile. Weather it's blasting down groomers and hard pack or bouncing through powder, the Pioneer 96 can handle it all. The 96mm waist is right in the sweet spot for all conditions -- just narrow enough to edge quickly but wide enough to float. The 131mm shovel helps the Pioneer maneuver in soft snow and a rockered tip and tail make a responsive shape that is quick to turn in trees and other tight quarters. 7mm of camber under foot add to the poppy responsiveness of the Pioneer 96 and give confidence inspiring edge hold in the steeps. Built in Colorado, Icelantic stands behind its skis and offers a 3 year warranty so you can buy with confidence. ROCKER TYPE Tip / Tail Rocker FLEX Flex - 7 (1 = Soft, 10 = Stiff) CORE Poplar Core LAMINATES Matte Fiberglass Mounting Plate Carbonium Topsheet Material Unilateral Fiberglass ETXL 2200 Tri-Ax Fiberglass 20 mm Rubber Foil (3 Layers) SIDEWALLS Durasurf 2001 P-Tex Sidewalls BASE Durasurf 4001 Sintered P-Tex Base EDGES 2.2 mm Steel Edges

- Bentgate.com

The Icelantic Pioneer 96 Skis Are an all-mountain ski for versatility in a variety of Snow conditions. Sometimes the bank account can't swallow the price tag, but the mountain calls and you've gotta get out there anyway. The Pioneer 96 gives you a way in on all conditions, in any spot on the mountain. The tip/tail Rocker and poplar core gives you plenty of pop with a shape that gives plenty of responsiveness. Features of the Icelantic Pioneer 96 Skis Pioneer is a True all-mountain ski Premiering our lightweight Bi-Axe construction Tapered early rise tip and tail

- Moosejaw